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Waste Management Advisory Committee

Overview · Past Agenda/Minutes · Terms of Reference

The purpose of the Regional Niagara Waste Management Advisory Committee (WMAC) will be to provide advice that will facilitate the implementation of the Region's Long-term Waste Management System.


The primary roles and responsibilities of the Waste Management Advisory Committee are to:

  1. Provide advice on the process used for the selection, siting and development of any Regional long-term waste disposal site(s) and any significant waste diversion facilities;

  2. Provide comments on the selection and implementation of solid waste management programs, and participate in the review of significant new waste management technologies;

  3. Assist Staff in promoting public interest and involvement in the implementation of waste management programs, the development of new facilities, and to assist Staff in the evaluation of opportunities for Public/Private Sector Partnerships

Meetings of the WMAC are generally conducted on a bi-monthly basis or at the call of the Chair, to facilitate public input and to deal with matters related to the implementation of the long-term waste management system. As this committee is the primary conduit for public consultation, meetings are open to the public.

2018 / 2017 / 2016 / 2015 Agendas, Minutes, Reports

Nov. 15, 2016Cancelled

Inquiries and Copies of Reports

For questions or copies of committee reports listed on the agenda, email Clerks.

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